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Can make ubuntun8.10 goes wireless

I had an hp pavilion 6000 series laptop, no matter how i try i can make it wireless with linux system, i try lookin for a driver with the windows wireless drivers program from ubuntu ,but i cant get any controler for this purpose, i try at the hp solution center and i didnt found a solution.What do i do,thanks.

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Get the make and model of the wireless card, and try the manufacturer's site for the drivers. You can also try driverguide.com or do a Google search on the card for Linux drivers and see if someone has posted them or posted where to find them in a forum. Keep in mind that the drivers are generally made for the card, not the particular machine, so if you find Linux drivers for the card, and it say it for a Dell or Gateway, go ahead and try it. Sometimes they work, and sometimes they don't, but if it does, then you're set.

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